Jake Ooi

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5 Rules for Getting Along with Anyone

There are times when you want to lash out at someone who makes your life miserable. Perhaps a work colleague or your closest intimate partner is …

Want to know when you will you fall in love and get married? See your palm lines carefully

Advertisement<p>Do you wonder about your love life and marriage? Do you know that your palm holds all the information needed to sort out the right …

Forget Business School--Just Watch These 10 TED Talks

You can emerge as an effective trailblazer in your office by being true to yourself and constantly learning. Start by watching these short lectures and embodying their lessons.<p>In today's business world, leaders are emerging at all ranks. The role of the leader is not exclusive to executive-level …

14 Signs Of People Who Advance Rapidly In Their Careers

Michelle Millis Chappel<p>Princeton Ph.D. in psychology, world-acclaimed singer-songwriter, speaker, coach, and author Read full profile<p>Have you ever …

12 Simple Things Couples Can Do To Fall In Love All Over Again

By Mélanie Berliet,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1LsAdYn<p>1. Exchange “This Is Why I Love You” lists.<p>There’s no better way to remember exactly why …

5 Time Management Personality Types: Which Are You?

For better or worse, how we spend or misspend our time is our own choice. While you might already <i>know</i> that you procrastinate, or that you're always late, or that you're a little flaky, you might not recognize how much of that behavior is rooted in your own unique and possibly dysfunctional …

Success

9 Tricks to Confidently Pick Up Any Woman

Self-confidence is extremely sexy to a woman. In fact, I'd go so far as to say that, more than a man's good looks and more than his gentlemanly manner, confidence is the trigger trait that makes a woman want to get naked.<p>You remember that scene in <i>Goodfellas</i> when Ray Liotta takes Lorraine Bracco to …

18 Things You Should Know Before Dating a Shy Girl

Stop asking her if she's mad. She's not mad!<p><b>1. Just because she's shy doesn't mean she's not confident.</b> Please don't mistake being shy for not being self-assured. She's confident in who she is and knows what she wants, even if she may not always <i>appear</i> that way. Chances are, she's always trying her …

Relationships

The 1-Page Financial Plan: 10 Tips for Getting What You Want From Life

Carl Richards is well-acquainted with money-mistakes — not only because of his work as a certified financial planner, but also because of his personal experience.<p>During the last housing bubble, Richards moved to a new city, was swept up by the frothy housing market and bought a $575,000 house — …

How Personality Type Influences Leadership Style

Understanding your personality type can help you identify how to potential biases to your leadership style.<p>Sheryl Sandberg’s campaign to ban “bossy” may have stirred up plenty of heated responses, but it only scratched the surface of a much deeper discussion regarding how gender stereotypes shape …

Change your financial life before you ruin it

You know that the key to financial freedom is to save more and spend less. But how much should you be saving? And how much spending is considered too …

This Chart Shows What to Save Each Year to Send Your Kid to College

College is incredibly expensive and prices are only going up. This chart shows how much you need to save every year for your child’s expenses …

6 Life-Changing Decisions Successful and Happy People Make

A true dedication to success and happiness takes much more than just hard work and a cheerful demeanor. Here's what you need to do.<p>While luck certainly plays a part, success is usually the result of making a number of smart choices.<p>And so is happiness.<p>Here's a guest post from Ryan Robinson, an …

15 Promises All Couples Should Be Able to Make to Each Other

The symptoms of social anxiety can be misinterpreted as introversion but they are very different.<p>Social anxiety is self-induced while introversion is …

Psychology

10 Signs of a Toxic Friend that You've Probably Never Realised

If you’ve ever fallen in love, you would know how good it makes you feel. It’s an exciting and at the same time terrifying sensation. You might be …

12 Scientifically Proven Habits That Will Change Your Life

There's a science to building new habits. Read on to get yourself unstuck and get the change you want kick-started.<p>Research says the best way to bring change into your life is by creating new routines and sticking to them until they become habits.<p>The way to make sure we cultivate the new behavior …

Things that are holding entrepreneurs back from success

‘Why am I not successful? Why is it not happening for me? Why is my life all messed up?’ Do these questions haunt you every day? Are these the …